Fighting rumors that a stroke put him in “a neurovegetative state,” Castro released the following photos to state-run media. Castro looks pretty alive — but then again, the longtime Cuban dictator is known for using lookalike decoys.
- President Obama commuted the federal sentences of 111 prisoners, nearing a total of 700 over the course of his presidency.
- BuzzFeed News exposes a secretive legal system that allows corporations to intimidate entire countries with one threat.
- And Apple has to repay up to €13 billion ($14.5 billion) in illegal tax benefits to Ireland, the European Commission has ruled.